Magic in the Air (1941)
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"A simple explanation with animated diagram shows the basic principles of television, this newest magic of the ether waves. This film takes you behind the scenes of television studios at Radio City, shows you the construction of the iconoscope, which is the sender and of the kinescope which is the receiver."
TELEVISION BROADCASTING RCA NBC STUDIOS MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS CAMERAS SPORTS HUMOR STADIUMS ANTENNAS ANIMATION RASTERS SCANNING Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, New York Baseball
- 2002-07-16 00:00:00
- Closed captioning
- United States
- Run time
Subject: Historically Facinating
Also shown is an example of what TV was like back then, Showing a model walking a diving board (Which could be either an early fashion show, or even a telecast of the play. In any case, It's one of the few insights we have into early TV, even if it probably isn't from a real program)
Subject: The FUN world of television!
Subject: Historically very interesting
Subject: TV Times
Subject: MAGIC IT IS...
Subject: Magic in the Air
Ratings: Camp/Humor Value: ***. Weirdness: ***. Historical Interest: ****. Overall Rating: ***.
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